Windows 8 Guide
For $499, the Acer Aspire E1-572-6870 is an affordable and lightweight 15-inch notebook with Intel's latest fourth-generation processor.
The Lenovo IdeaPad U310 Touch Ultrabook offers Windows 8 shoppers a sexy aluminum design, a responsive touch screen, very good sound and excellent ergonomics for an affordable price.
The ASUS X550CA-DB31 offers an attractive 15-inch chassis, strong audio, and costs just $449, making this a good budget Windows 8 laptop.
The first 8-inch tablet with Windows 8 combines long battery life with a rich software suite and lightweight form factor, but is it worth your money?
The Kupa UltraNote X15 is a speedy Windows 8 tablet with a built-in fingerprint reader, but it's held back by short battery life and a high price.
Windows 8 on a USB stick, Windows To Go lets enterprise customers put their notebook in their pocket.
The Lenovo IdeaPad S400 offers Windows 8 bargain hunters a sleek, portable design with solid performance, but short battery life.
MSI's Slidebook S20 offers a gorgeous display, but its lack of a pointing device, awkward sliding design and cramped keyboard leave us wanting.
Start8 is the best Windows 8 Start menu replacement available and well worth its $5 price tag.
Pokki is a slickly designed Start menu option for Windows 8 users, but the app pushes its own app store too hard.